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Palestine Today 102008

21-10-2008 15:18


Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, for Tuesday 21.2008

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Passports will be needed to buy pay-as-you-go mobile phones

21-10-2008 15:01

'Everyone who buys a mobile telephone will be forced to register their identity on a national database under government plans to extend massively the powers of state surveillance.'

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Guerrilla Gardening Comes To Chester

21-10-2008 14:40

Guerrilla Gardening Comes To Chester

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Labour scapegoats immigrants for the financial crash

21-10-2008 13:58

Phil Woolas has made clear how the Brown Labour government intends to try and divert attention from its multibillion pay-out for Britain’s banks and the super-rich by scapegoating migrants.

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Crimethinc // Fashion Tips for the Brave - Important Bloc Fashion Tips!

21-10-2008 13:58

With people being encouraged to wear red, green and various other colours when attending large demos where police confrontation and direct action has taken place this article seems to be quite important.

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Richard Gage AIA of Architects & Engineers for 9/11 Truth @ UCL

21-10-2008 13:30

Don't miss this historic event...

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Space Hijackers at the DSEi Baby Show

21-10-2008 12:58

The Hijacker Marketing Team
Sometimes it baffles even the warped minds of the Space Hijackers to see what the people we battle against decide to do. It really is true that life is stranger than fiction.

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Sequani Demo

21-10-2008 12:48

Sahmain/Halloween demo at Sequani

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Why 3 out of 4 White Supremacists Support Barack Obama

21-10-2008 12:32

How do racists, anti-Semites and all-purpose hate-mongers view the possibility of America’s first black president? Not necessarily the way you think they would.

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Support Mel

21-10-2008 11:38

Mel's trial begins today, he is facing explosives charges relating to the SPEAK campaign - support him with your actions!

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Brighton Delegation Arrives in Palestine

21-10-2008 11:05

Brighton Tubas Friendship and Solidarity Group Press Release


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Here's to the True All American Heroes....

21-10-2008 09:55

October 17, 2008

Operation Bite Back II: 1500 More Captive Mink Released

Raid on Oregon Fur Farm by Animal Liberationists is Seventh Since April

Astoria, Oregon- According to a communique received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, 1500 captive mink were released last night from a fur farm on Simonsen Road in Astoria, Oregon.

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The truth about the Bulgarian Government

21-10-2008 03:03

This is a song made my the Sofia student underground movement. All the songs that we have made has been baned from Tv, Radio and is not allowed to be sold in any music stores. This is the type of Democracy that we have in our country...

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UK Zapatista Planning/Discussion Tues 21st UCL

20-10-2008 22:50

To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Zapatista Army for National Liberation (EZLN) the Zapatista are now convoking the first 'Global Festival of Dignified Rage' to be held in Mexico on the 26th-29th December 2008.

The Other Campaign : Government from Below and to the Left, Everywhere

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Torture conditions in U.S. prisons

20-10-2008 22:12

Gabriel Gonzalez was 21 years old when he was sentenced to die for the murder of a pawnshop owner, a crime that he insists he did not commit. Along with Kenneth Foster Jr. and Rob Will, Gabriel co-founded the Death Row Inner-communalist Vanguard Engagement (DRIVE) Movement, which engages in nonviolent, direct action protest to fight for better conditions on death row and in opposition to capital punishment.
Here, Gabriel describes the effects of isolation and segregation on prisoners.
THE U.S. criminal justice system is remarkably ineffective, absurdly expensive, grossly inhumane and riddled with racism. The slaughter of youth of color characterizes many big city police departments. Sentencing practices have led to the imprisonment of over 2 million people in state and federal facilities, with another 3.5 million under other forms of social control.

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Manifesto "Dyudrok"

20-10-2008 21:43

In connection with the so-called global crisis art movement "POP-REVOLUTION" (with the partial assistance of ART-REVOLUTION) and the artist Artyom Suslov as well as several other free artists decided to create and implement the concept of promotion of new art "Dyudrok."

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Help shut down Britain's nuclear bomb factory on Monday 27 October!

20-10-2008 20:18

Rebel clowns at Aldermaston, Easter Monday 2008 (D. Viesnik)
The Aldermaston Big Blockade needs YOU to make it really BIG! On Monday 27 October, let's shut down the AWE nuclear death factory and stop its deadly and dangerous work on weapons of mass destruction. Get yourself / your group down to Reading on Sunday 26 October, by 2pm. We'll feed you delicious vegan food, train you, brief you, put you up overnight, transport you to Aldermaston early on Monday morning and pick you up from the police station if you get arrested! (Arrest is optional.)

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Picnic In The Park - The Sequel

20-10-2008 20:08

A new open cast coal mine site is about to get underway in beautiful Derbyshire unless we stop it now.

To combat open cast mining "Leave it in the Ground" supported by Earth First! invites you to a second Picnic in the Park for a mass trespass to see it before the destruction starts, meet the locals and have fun. So come and Discover Derbyshire!

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Block the Vichy European Summit on Immigration, November 3-4 2008!

20-10-2008 18:23

Given the short time limit, any help is greatly welcomed to spread this international call widely in your networks and activist medias.

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Join NPL-Amey cleaner protest Oct 22

20-10-2008 18:07

This is to invite you to our next action in support of the five sacked Colombian cleaners working for Amey Plc at the National Physical Laboratory (NPL). ( see background story at )
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